DesktopLyrics 2.0 Review: The best way to display your song’s lyrics

Some of us like to sing our favorite songs, and to do that you need first to learn their lyrics. Can you imagine having a song’s lyrics automatically displayed in your desktop whenever an iTunes song (with lyrics) is playing in your Mac? Well, imagine no more, as we have the perfect solution for that and some other nice touches!

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MacPilot Review: Absolute control over your Mac

If you are one of those who like to have your computer completely customized, with full control over more than 1000 aspects of the software, and to hace advanced tools to do it, please keep reading, as we will present you the best way to do it!

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Photographer’s Starter Pack for Mac: A Photoshop Alternative

We all know the Mac is a beautiful piece of hardware and that their marketing campaign is always exalting the creativity that the Mac offers to their users. So, you just bought your Mac and you love photography, iPhoto is too dumb, Aperture is expensive and Photoshop has everything but this one is really expensive. But for those starting photographers or photographers with a small budget there are other programs that do a lot for you, together they are a strong rival to Photoshop and they cost 1/10 of the Photoshop price.

Let’s number the three programs that we think are a better alternative than Photoshop  if you want to save money.

“Klix – Digital Picture Recovery Software is the easiest, robust photo recovery software available.” – Prosoft Website.

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Snapheal Review: Take great photos and make them perfect

Sometimes you take a nice pic but there are some “unwanted” objects on it, like someone in the background, birds in a clear sky or even bigger obstacles, like cars. In those situations you have 3 options: do nothing about it :S, try using some advanced and expensive program like Photoshop, or use SnapHeal to remove them!

Snapheal is photography and image edition app from Macphun available in the Mac App Store.

This app has several tools which will let you edit many aspects of your image:

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OSX 10.8.2, Finally Facebook is here!

Today not only iOS 6 was released, also a new update for Mountain Lion which enable several new functions. Here’s the list of the new things for OSX 10.8.2

 

But hell, lets get to the point. Integrating your Facebook account in OSX 10.8.2 (Mountain Lion) is incredibly easy:

1) Go to System Preferences and click in “Mail, Contacts & Calendars”

2) In the right column you will be shown all the different services that you can set up and integrate. Among them Facebook will show up. Select it. (Note: if there is no such list at the right column, click on the ” + ” symbol to add a new service.)

3) Fill your account login data and select what features you want to share with Mountain Lion.

4) There is no step 4. You have already configured and integrated Facebook!

From now on, on the notifications area you will be able to update your status just like you were able to send tweets. Enjoy!

Reseña de Tarjeta Externa de Audio USB de 7.1 Canales por Encore Electronics

Encore Electronics tiene una oferta especial para nosotros con este producto. Es una Tarjeta de Sonido Externa que se conecta a tu computadora vía USB y es mucho más barata que instalar una tarjeta de sonido nueva que iguale este desarrollo. En el exterior es una caja realmente pequeña construida con una gran calidad, en el interior es un monstruo por un precio tan bajo, $ 30 USD aproximadamente, y créanme no es algo construido de manera pobre.

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Data Backup 3 Review: The best way to be protected against a disaster!

Prosoft Engineering has a Master’s Degree on data management and data protection, Data Backup 3 is the ultimate tool for major changes on your computer Hard Drive Disk (HDD). This utility software help you with the creation of backups for your computer information, and it does it really well. The first time that you open Data Backup 3 several options will be unfamiliar to you,, but if you are a regular user don’t bother, just select a destination and what you want backup!

It is an amazing tool for those planing on changing their HDD, or maybe for keeping all of your precious information really secure and ready for any disaster. The interface is clean and it has an Information Log that will be really useful if you don’t know what you have to do.

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AirServer Review: AirPlay on Windows & Mac!

AirPlay is one of the features than can turn your iPhone/iPod/iPad into a mobile game console or a media center. Normally this feature is only available for the Apple TV, but that was the pass.

AirServer is a program for Windows and Mac that allows the use of your computer for AirPlay, this means that you can use your monitor as a screen for your iDevice. You can play all of your games on your computer screen using your iPhone as a controller and even add some Post Processing to make it look even better.

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Encore Electronics 7.1 Channel USB Audio Box Review

Encore Electronics has a special deal for us with this product. It is an External Sound Card that connects with your computer via USB and is a lot cheaper than installing a new sound card that matches this performance. In the outside is a very small box with a great quality build, in the inside is a monster for this price, 30 USD and believe me, it is not a poor build.

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Pixelmator Review: A powerful but simple image editor for Mac

For all of you out there that are starting into photography, those who like photo editing but don’t like to spend hours learning to use Photoshop’s tools, or even if your hobby is photo and image edition, the perfect companion has arrived, and with all the power of you Mac!

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